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Ketoconazole + Zinc pyrithione

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Ketoconazole + Zinc pyrithione Uses

Ketoconazole+Zinc pyrithione is used in the treatment of dandruff.

How Ketoconazole + Zinc pyrithione works

Ketoconazole + Zinc pyrithione is a combination of two antifungal medicines: Ketoconazole and Zinc pyrithione. It works by destroying the cell membrane of fungi that cause dandruff.

Common side effects of Ketoconazole + Zinc pyrithione

Application site reactions (burning, irritation, itching and redness)
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Expert advice for Ketoconazole + Zinc pyrithione

  • Ketoconazole + Zinc pyrithione must be applied to the affected area as prescribed by your doctor.
  • Do not use this medicine more often or for longer than advised by your doctor.
  • Before each application, wash the affected area with soap and water and dry well. 
  • Avoid getting it in the eyes, mouth or nose. Rinse with cold water if you accidentally get it in these areas.
  • Stop using Ketoconazole + Zinc pyrithione and inform your doctor if you notice any irritation or any other skin infection.
  • Inform your doctor if the treated skin area does not improve after 2-4 weeks of treatment.


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